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Finished Purple Vita de Vie (and less pleasant things, too)

I finished my purple Vita de Vie this weekend, and was able to take some photos today because I gave my students the day off for Election Day. (I've done this since 2017, partly because of what a disaster 2016 was, though what I actually needed that year was the day AFTER Election Day off.)… Continue reading Finished Purple Vita de Vie (and less pleasant things, too)

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Still knitting, just…barely.

Today is one of two days of "Fall Break" that I'll get this semester, and while I have PLENTY of work that I'm behind on and need to catch up on, I figured I'd take this opportunity to put together a blog post about the knitting I've managed to do so far. Which...isn't a lot.… Continue reading Still knitting, just…barely.

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Things *WE* knit together: an alpaca!

The alpaca is finished! It turned out so adorable! It's going to be a gift for my daughter's amazing 3rd grade teacher (who loves alpacas). Project Details:Pattern: Alpaca, from Susan B. AndersonYarn: Blue Sky Organic Cotton in “Bone” (for Alpaca) and Cascade Tangier in “Geometric” (for blanket), both left over from this babyStripes!Needles: size 6… Continue reading Things *WE* knit together: an alpaca!